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unwonted - unaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality.
annotate - comment; make explanatory notes
pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
astral - relating to the stars
exiguous - small in amount; minute
retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
willful - wilful; intentional; headstrong
shrewd - clever; astute